Teenage Driver Leads Police in Vermont on 100 MPH Chase - NECN
Vermont

Vermont

The latest news from around the state

Teenage Driver Leads Police in Vermont on 100 MPH Chase

The driver was issued a juvenile citation and will appear in court on charges including reckless endangerment

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Teenage Driver Leads Police in Vermont on 100 MPH Chase

    Police in Vermont have taken into custody a 17-year-old driver following a chase that reached over 100 mph.

    Police in Essex said they tried to stop him for speeding on Route 289 at about 6 p.m. Wednesday, but the vehicle kept going. The officer dropped the pursuit after several minutes due to public safety concerns.

    Another officer then noticed the vehicle drop off a passenger before taking off. Police eventually caught up with the driver.

    Police said the driver is from Burlington and was issued a juvenile citation to appear in court on charges of gross negligent operation, excessive speed, attempting to elude, and reckless endangerment.

    Astronauts Make History With NASA's First All-Female Spacewalk

    [NATL] Astronauts Make History With NASA's First All-Female Spacewalk

    American astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch made history Friday with NASA's first all-female spacewalk. The astronauts walked outside the International Space Station to replace a faulty battery.

    (Published Friday, Oct. 18, 2019)

    No one was hurt.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android